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  • Fatal MVC At 0220 hours on 4/16/2015, Aetna, along with Cecil County Rescue 13, NCCEMS Medic Medic 6, ALS 23, and Trooper 4 were dispatched to Interstate 95 Northbound just prior to Exit 1 for an MVC reported with entrapment and the vehicle on fire.  Crews arrived to find a car vs. a tractor trailer with the car on fire.  The driver of the tractor trailer was transported as a "Trauma Alert" to CER and the driver of the car was pronounced on scene.  Units operated for approx. 3 hours and HAZMAT 30 was requested due to a large diesel spill.  The Delaware State Police are investigating the collision and Chief 9-8 had command.Units Responded: Chief 9-8 ...
    Posted by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
  • 2nd Alarm Fire At 1009 hours on 4/10/2015, Aetna, along with Ladder and Engine 2&21, Engine 14, Engine 12, RIT 30, and NCCEMS Medic 3, were dispatched to 630 Capitol Trail (the Possum Park Apartments) for a building fire with entrapment.  Asst. Chief 7-8B (Fox) arrived on scene a minute later and advised a 3 story brick apartment building with fire showing.  A second alarm assignment was transmitted bringing additional resources to the scene.  Crews from a number of area fire companies battled the fire and a total of 3 patients (1 civilian and 2 firefighters) were transported to CER, there was also one fatality.  The Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the fire and Asst. Chief ...
    Posted by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
  • Employment Opportunity The Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Company of Newark, DE is currently hiring Part Time Emergency Medical Technicians to staff our Basic Life Support ambulances.  Do you have what it takes to join our team?  See the link for further information and the application.Part Time Employment
    Posted Apr 7, 2015, 7:24 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
  • Fatal MVC Around 0100 hours on 3/23/2015, Aetna and NCCEMS were alerted to an MVC - Not Alert on South College Ave. Units arrive to find one patient in critical condition and one in stable condition. The roadway was shut down in the area while crews operated.  Newark Police Department are investigating and Deputy Chief Bowerson had command.        Photo #1 courtesy of John Jankowski, Photo #2 courtesy of NPDStory by Deputy Chief Bowerson.
    Posted Mar 24, 2015, 5:59 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
  • A Busy Sunday On Sunday 3/22/2015, Aetna crews handled a number of incidents in district:At 0712 hours, Aetna along with mutual aid were dispatched to the 200 block of W General Grey Ct in the La Grange community of Glasgow for a residential structure fire.  Chief 9-8 (Schall) arrived on scene reporting smoke showing from the Delta side of a 3 story end-of-the-row townhouse under construction.  Engine 3-6 arrived first, establishing a water supply and quickly stretched an attack line to the first floor garage.  Next arriving units established a secondary water supply, laddered the building, and stretched two additional handlines.  Crews operated for approx. 2 hours and there were no reported injuries, the Delaware ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2015, 5:58 AM by Jeffrey Sands, Captain 7
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